Learner Fund Bursary


Learner Fund Bursary has re-opened to Early Years practitioners who are new graduates of a recognised Early Childhood Education and Care degree programme.

The award must be placed at level 7/8/9 on the National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ) and was achieved in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, or in the 2017/2018 academic year.

The qualification for which the bursary is paid must be on the DCYA Early Years Recognised Qualifications list.

The bursary amount will be €750.

Kildare County Childcare Committees (KCCC) will process and appraise Learner Fund Bursary applications.

Learner Fund Bursary Autumn 2018 Application Form Final

All forms must be fully completed and returned BY POST OR BY HAND Kildare CCC no later than 5PM on Friday 28th September 2018